Servers

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2010

    Podcast: Leveraging Blueprints to Easily Extend the Value of Your Investment in Oracle GRC Applications (MP3, 12 min.)

    Hundreds of customers globally have invested in Oracle GRC Applications to help solve mission-critical compliance and risk management challenges. To further extend the value of these investments, Oracle is introducing blueprints for Oracle GRC applications. Oracle GRC Application Blueprints deliver ready-to-use best practice content that represents thousands of hours of...

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2012

    Consolidate Without Compromise with Oracle's SPARC SuperCluster

    Data center consolidation offers huge operational and economic benefits but conventional approaches can be too risky and expensive. This webcast will explore how Oracle's new SPARC SuperCluster uses advanced engineering that unifies hardware and software to create a fast and cost-effective consolidation solution. The SPARC SuperCluster is the first general...

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2012

    Maximizing Enterprise Content Management

    Improve Efficiencies, Cut Costs, and Reduce Risk Now you can easily and quickly implement industry-leading content management software?Oracle WebCenter Content?on a single system, Oracle SPARC SuperCluster?to deliver extreme performance as well as lower costs and risk. The Oracle Optimized Solution for Oracle WebCenter Content on SPARC SuperCluster delivers a...

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  • Podcasts // May 2012

    Tools To Help You Move From Oracle Solaris 10 To 11

    In this podcast, the speakers discuss about tools and procedure to help move from Solaris 10 to 11. The speakers also discuss about new technologies, such as the Automated Installer, and how the tool js2ai can help the people get there from their existing deployment environment(s).

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  • Podcasts // May 2012

    Oracle Solaris 11: Tools For System Archival and Image Creation

    In this podcast, the speakers explain about new system archival and recovery procedures for Oracle Solaris 11, using built-in ZFS filesystem capabilities. In addition, the distribution (or distro) constructor is discussed, a new tool that allows them to built deployable Solaris 11 images and media fairly easily.

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    How Microsoft IT Leverages Security Enhancements From Windows Server 2008 R2

    Windows Server 2008 R2 offers significant security enhancements related to network access, branch offices, enforcement, and applications control. In this podcast the speaker speaks about how Microsoft IT leverages these enhancements to provide a safer and more secure environment for Microsoft employees and partners.

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Thrive Live! IT Pro Virtualization Tour (Part 2 of 4): VHD Native Boot

    In this podcast the speaker kick off the afternoon by exploring VHD Native Boot, which is a new feature for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. VHD Native Boot can be used as the running operating system on designated hardware - without a parent operating system, virtual machine, or...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Thrive Live! IT Pro Virtualization Tour (Part 1 of 4): Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V

    It's time to focus on enterprise with an overview of Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V. In this podcast, the speaker speaks about how to create virtual machines in Hyper-V and demonstrate how the snapshot feature can easily revert the virtual machine to a previous state.

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2010

    Windows Failover Clustering PowerShell Cmdlets: Overview and Examples

    With the release of the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system, a new set of Windows PowerShell cmdlets has been included, providing a new level of robust automation for Windows clusters. In this podcast, the speaker reviews the pre-PowerShell methods for interacting with a Windows cluster and then dive into...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Mar 2010

    Simulcast Event: Windows Azure, Hyper-V and Windows 7 Deployment (Part 2 of 3)

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about Windows Server 2008 R2 and Hyper-V version 2.0 provide a powerful base upon which one can build a highly realistic, effective test bed for servers, clients, and networks. In this session, one will learn how to use the resources of a TechNet subscription,...

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    How Microsoft IT Leverages Internet Information Services 7.5 in Windows Server 2008 R2

    In this podcast the speaker says Microsoft.com is one of the busiest domains in the world with 301 million unique visitors each month. Learn how Microsoft manages Microsoft.com by leveraging the Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.5 enhancements in Windows Server 2008 R2. IIS 7.5 provides significant enhancements for performance, security,...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2008

    How Windows Server 2008 Affects Your IT Infrastructure

    This podcast is about some of the technologies that make a real difference to IT professionals. the speaker covers many new features included in Windows Server 2008 that reduce the cost of ownership, and one take a close look at specific technologies that improve administration, data center, and branch office...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jul 2009

    Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services Technical Overview

    In this podcast, the speaker will speaks about Remote Desktop Services for Windows Server 2008 R2.the speaker will begin by discussing user experience improvements in RemoteApp and Remote Desktop. Then the speaker will speaks about remote application improvements by integrating Applications in start menu. Next, the speaker will speak about...

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  • Podcasts // Jul 2009

    Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview

    Discover the Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory features that enhance identity management and simplified management capabilities that provide more control of management resources. In this podcast, the speaker speaks about the improved management capabilities that automate Active Directory tasks using Windows PowerShell and improved administrative tasks using Administrative Center...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jun 2009

    Understanding Activation and Validation in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about how volume activation supports new types of license keys and several new modes of activation for customers in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2009

    Using the Windows Server 2008 R2 Migration Tools

    The speaker speaks about the features, installation, and use of Windows Server 2008 R2 Migration Tools in this podcast. The speaker guide one through an Active Directory and infrastructure server migration, which include IP, Domain Name System (DNS), and Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) migrations. Then, the speaker discusses how...

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2009

    Windows Server 2008 R2 File Services

    Windows Server 2008 R2 contains lots of changes to the Remote File Services components that increase availability, scalability and performance. Some of these components have been significantly enhanced. In this podcast, the speaker speaks about the main Remote File Services features in Windows Server 2008 R2, including Server Message Block...

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2009

    Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview (Part 2 of 2)

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about the technical overview of the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system. One look at scalability, failover clustering, Web, and Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 better together features. The speaker also covered the changes in Windows Server 2008 R2 that improve scalability...

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2009

    Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Overview (Part 1 of 2)

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system. The podcast are aimed at IT professionals who have experience with Windows Server 2008, and the one who focus on the technical updates and changes that were introduced in Windows Server 2008 R2. In this first...

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  • Podcasts // May 2009

    File Classification in Windows Server 2008 R2

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about Windows Server 2008 R2 File Classification Infrastructure introduces an extensible built-in solution for file classification and management allowing administrators to classify file and apply policy based on classification. These capabilities help organizations to manage their file servers data based on their business policy....

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  • Podcasts // May 2009

    Windows Server 2008 Fundamentals (Part 1 of 6): What's New in Windows Server 2008

    In this podcast the speaker will cover at a fairly high level the top new improvements in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and the benefits they bring for businesses. Topics include improvements in security, web, architecture, management and virtualization, among others. Other sessions will deep-dive into the various technological improvements that...

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2009

    Multi-Site Clustering with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise

    As the Windows Server operating system becomes more accepted in large-scale, high-end, mission-critical IT environments, the requirements for disaster tolerance and business continuance become more and more important. In this podcast, the speaker speaks about how one can build a fault-tolerant, high-availability server solution with Windows Server 2008 failover clustering...

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  • Podcasts // Apr 2009

    Innovating High Availability With Cluster Shared Volumes

    In this podcast, the speaker speaks about an overview of the new Cluster Shared Volumes code name "Centipede" failover clustering feature in the Windows Server 2008 R2 code name "Windows Server 7" operating system. The speaker speaks about how the Windows Server cluster storage architecture is innovating to enable Hyper-V...

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2009

    Failover Clustering Feature Road Map for Windows Server 2008 R2

    Come and learn about all the new Failover Clustering enhancements that are going to be delivered in Windows Server 2008 R2 code name "Windows Server 7" operating system. In this podcast, the speaker talks about drill into incremental improvements from Windows Server 2008 to the cluster validation tool, Windows PowerShell...

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2009

    How Microsoft Does IT: Best Practices for Deploying Virtual Machines Using Hyper-V Virtualization Technology

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about how Microsoft IT virtually deploys more than 80% of new servers using Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V. To ensure optimal performance, Microsoft IT has developed configuration best practices, based on the application workloads or services being provided by the virtual machines.

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  • Podcasts // Feb 2009

    Running Legacy Applications With Virtualization (Part 1 of 2)

    In the previous podcasts, the speaker speaks about how virtualization could be used to reduce the size of the client system needed to run an application by virtualizing the entire desktop and using thin clients. This solution works for certain scenarios, but what if one have older applications one need...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jan 2009

    Windows Server 2008 File and Storage Solutions

    Windows Server 2008 contains many changes to core file services components that increase availability, scalability, and performance. Some of these components are new others have been significantly enhanced. In this podcast, the speaker covers some of the main file and storage features in Windows Server 2008, including Server Message Block...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Dec 2008

    Rights Management Services in Windows Server 2008

    In this podcast, the speaker speaks about some of the elements of the Windows Server 2008 operating system that enable robust protection of documents and messages. Information Rights Management (IRM) is a growing concern for all sorts of organizations. In this podcast, the speaker outlines common IRM needs and scenarios....

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    How to Use the File Classification Infrastructure to Solve Common Problems

    Data contained in file servers is completely opaque to administrators. The requirements introduced by corporate governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) rules require administrators to understand what kind of data they have and set up automatic policies. With the Windows Server 2008 R2 File Classification Infrastructure, administrators now have a tool...

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  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Maximizing Hyper-V iSCSI Performance with Microsoft and Intel

    Intel and Microsoft solutions give IT organizations the means to maximize the value of iSCSI as they implement Storage Area Networks (SANs). In this podcast, the speaker speaks about how the combination of Intel Ethernet Server Adapters, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, and Intel Xeon processor 5500 series-based servers provide...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Windows Server 2008 R2 AD RMS and FCI Better Together

    Windows Server 2008 R2 and the new wave of 2010 server products introduce powerful new usage scenarios, features, and tools for AD Rights Management Services (RMS). In this podcast, the speaker explains what features and capabilities are new for AD RMS on Windows Server 2008 R2. The speaker speaks about...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Windows Server 2008 R2 AD RMS and Exchange Server 2010 Better Together

    Windows Server 2008 R2 and the new wave of 2010 server products introduce powerful new usage scenarios, features, and tools for AD Rights Management Services (AD RMS). In this podcast, the speaker speaks about how AD RMS integrates with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 for information protection and compliance.

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    What's New in Windows Server 2008 R2 AD RMS?

    In this podcast, the speaker discusses the new features of Windows Server 2008 R2 Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS). The speaker tells about features such as Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) group expansion, Windows PowerShell, and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 integration.

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    Thrive Live! IT Professional Virtualization Tour

    In this podcast the speaker IT professional evangelists as they highlight four specific Microsoft virtualization features and technologies, going from the desktop to the enterprise. The speaker explains how easy it is to install and run multiple Windows XP productivity applications directly from a computer running Windows 7. Yung Chou...

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  • Podcasts // Dec 2009

    IT Manager Community Chat With Kevin Remde: Windows Server 2008 Power Efficiency, Measurement, and Management

    Windows Server 2008 R2 provides a productive server operating system platform because it offers cost-effective virtualization, power saving capabilities, and a superior experience for end users. In this podcast the speaker senior IT professional at Microsoft, and his guests for this podcast in which they address how Windows Server 2008...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2009

    Windows File Services in Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Storage Server

    Microsoft has delivered state-of-the-art file services functionality since the inception of the Windows Server operating system, and through the years the file services capabilities have evolved with the operating system to meet customers' ongoing needs. In this podcast the speaker speaks about the new enhanced file services capabilities in Windows...

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  • Podcasts // Nov 2009

    Dynamic Data Center Toolkit for Hosters: Foundation for a Partner-Hosted Cloud

    Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V and Microsoft System Center empower hosters to deliver managed hosting, cloud services, and on-demand virtualized IT infrastructures. The Dynamic Data Center Toolkit for Hosters makes it easy for hosters to get on this inevitable path. In this podcast the speaker speaks about what the toolkit is...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2009

    Unlock Value and Savings With Microsoft Virtualization

    In this podcast the speaker speaks about the Microsoft-led webinar, Unlock Value and Savings with Microsoft Virtualization, which will cover: Microsoft's end-to-end approach to Virtualization, which brings server, desktop and application virtualization together The latest features of Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V and Microsoft System Center Virtual Machines Manager 2008...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2009

    Technical Chalk Talks With Tim Vander Kooi - Windows Server 2008 R2

    In the previous Technical Chalk Talk podcast, the speaker spoke about the changes that the Windows 7 operating system brings to the desktop. The speaker speaks about the changes that Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system brings to the server environment and what these changes mean with regard to existing...

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  • Podcasts // Oct 2009

    Managing Web Infrastructure Systems With Windows PowerShell 2.0

    In this podcast the speaker speaks how Windows Powershell v2.0 can automate administrative tasks to manage critical web infrastructure systems in the data center. The speaker speaks about topics on how to monitor and manage Windows Server 2008 systems. The speaker speaks about how to use Windows Powershell cmdlets and...

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